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Pub quiz question 7465 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: What links: Stillwater; Venus In Furs; the Wonders; Marvin Berry and The Starlighters?
  2. Answer: A: Fictional film bands
  3. Notes: *: Almost Famous; Velvet Goldmind; That Thing You Do; Back To The Future
  4. Categories: Connections (6) Entertainment (6) Film/Movies (5)
Pub quiz question 7464 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: What links: Ross, Skye and Lochaber (12,000km²); Islington North (735 hectares)
  2. Answer: A: UK largest and smallest parliamentary constituencies.
  3. Categories: Connections (8) Politics (6) Geography (9)
Pub quiz question 7463 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: What links: William II; Edward V; Edward VI; Elizabeth I?
  2. Answer: A: Monarchs who never married
  3. Categories: Connections (7) Royalty (6) History (6)
Pub quiz question 7462 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: What links: Anne Catherick and Jennet Humfrye, in opposition?
  2. Answer: A: "The Woman In..."
  3. Notes: *: White; Black.
  4. Categories: Connections (7) Entertainment (6) Film/Movies (7) Literature (7)
Pub quiz question 7461 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: What links: Mediolanum; Mondadori; AC Milan; Mediaset?
  2. Answer: A: Companies in Silvio Berlusconi's Fininvest group
  3. Categories: Connections (7) Business (7) Finance (6)
Pub quiz question 7460 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: What links: Thermodynamics; Newton's Motion; Kepler's planetary motion?
  2. Answer: A: Three Laws
  3. Categories: Connections (5) Physics (5) Science (5)
Pub quiz question 7459 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: What links: Marin Rees; Arnold Wolfendale; Francis Graham-Smith; Martin Ryle?
  2. Answer: A: Astronomers Royal
  3. Categories: Connections (8) People (8) Science (6) Physics (5)
Pub quiz question 7458 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: What 2016 sporting event was "50", not "L"?
  2. Answer: A: Superbowl 50
  3. Notes: *: Previously they used Roman numerals
  4. Categories: Sports (7) American Football (3)
Pub quiz question 7457 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: What upheaval rocked China from 1850 to1864?
  2. Answer: A: Taiping Rebellion
  3. Categories: Politics (6) Geography (6)
Pub quiz question 7456 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: Where did a flash in the pan originally take place?
  2. Answer: A: A Flintlock musket
  3. Categories: History (6) Language (6)
Pub quiz question 7455 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: Which bay drains 40% of California's land?
  2. Answer: A: San Francisco bay
  3. Categories: Geography (6)
Pub quiz question 7454 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: How does a siffleur entertain an audience?
  2. Answer: A: Whistling
  3. Categories: Entertainment (6) Language (6)
Pub quiz question 7453 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: What is ruled by the House of Thani?
  2. Answer: A: Qatar
  3. Categories: Royalty (7) Politics (8)
Pub quiz question 7452 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: Alen Coren Close in which area of London?
  2. Answer: A: Cricklewood
  3. Categories: Geography (8) London, UK (8)
Pub quiz question 7451 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: "Where shall I go? What shall I do?" - what was the response?
  2. Answer: A: "Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn."
  3. Notes: *: Gone With The Wind.
  4. Categories: Entertainment (6) Film/Movies (6) Quotes (7)
Pub quiz question 7450 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: What links: The Fall Guy; Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air; A Fine Romance; Frasier; Minder and New Tricks?
  2. Answer: A: Star sang the TV theme tune
  3. Notes: *: Lee Majors; Will Smith; Judi Dench; Kelsey Grammer; Dennis Waterman
  4. Categories: Entertainment (3) Television (3)
Pub quiz question 7449 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: What links: Baltimore: Seattle; Philadelphia; Atlanta; Arizona (hint: In US sport)
  2. Answer: A: NFL teams named after birds
  3. Notes: *: Raves' Seahawks; Eagles; Falcons; Cardinals
  4. Categories: Connections (8) Sports (6) American Football (4)
Pub quiz question 7448 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: What links: Spinner; Allotter; Inflexable?
  2. Answer: A: Fates in Greek Myth
  3. Notes: *: Cloth; Lachesis; Atropos
  4. Categories: Connections (9) Mythology (7)
Pub quiz question 7447 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: What links: Leo McKern; Kenneth Williams; Donald Pleasence; James Frain; Mark Rylance?
  2. Answer: A: Played Thomas Cromwell on screen
  3. Categories: Connections (8) Entertainment (8) People (8)
Pub quiz question 7446 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: What links: Jamestown; Georgetown; Edinburgh of the Seven Seas?
  2. Answer: A: Main settlements in Overseas Territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
  3. Categories: Connections (8) Geography (8)
Pub quiz question 7445 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: What links: Malala Yousafzai(17); Lawrence Bragg(25)?
  2. Answer: A: Youngest Nobel laureates
  3. Notes: *: Peace; Physics
  4. Categories: Connections (8) People (8)
Pub quiz question 7444 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: What links: White Lodge, Richmond in 1894; 4 Rue du Champ d'Entraînement, Paris,in 1972?
  2. Answer: A: Duke of Windor
  3. Notes: *: Birth/death dates
  4. Categories: Connections (8) People (7)
Pub quiz question 7443 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: Who took the name Sebastian Melmoth while living in exile?
  2. Answer: A: Oscar Wilde
  3. Categories: People (7) Crime (7)
Pub quiz question 7442 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: Which two rivals agree that they can't bake a pie?
  2. Answer: A: Annie Oakley and Frank Butler
  3. Notes: *: "Anything you can do" song
  4. Categories: Music (4) Entertainment (4)
Pub quiz question 7441 by pjh
  1. Question: Q: Edmund Burke called which city the "great toyshop of Europe?"
  2. Answer: A: Birmingham
  3. Categories: Geography (6) Quotes (6)
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